Electrical Field Engineer

Requisition ID: 276581 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Single 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Port Arthur, TX 

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Project Overview:

Port Arthur LNG, LLC (PALNG) is developing a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) production and export facility on a site located on the western shoreline of the Port Arthur Canal in Jefferson County, Texas. The project base scope will include two (2) identical LNG trains, two (2) LNG Storage Tanks, one (1) LNG Carrier Berth, and associated utilities/facilities. The Project is to be constructed on a parcel of land located at State Highway 87 south of Port Arthur, Texas, between the inner coastal waterway bridge and Keith Lake.

Job Summary:

The Electrical Field Engineer will report to the Lead Electrical Field Engineer. This individual is responsible for providing technical assistance, direction, and support to Bechtel and subcontractor field supervision teams for construction and installation activities for all disciplines associated with the electrical equipment and materials.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Performing inspections and initiating supporting documentation for all discipline system installations on an ongoing basis. 

  • Providing support to field supervision in establishing requirements for manpower, tools, equipment, and material requirements for a given work evolution.

  • Developing installation work packages for scopes of work in support of the construction schedule.

  • Preparing short- and long-term schedules, and interfacing with the superintendents and other discipline field engineers.

  • Providing input to the quantity tracking applications and reporting on weekly installed quantities to Project Controls.

  • Preparing field material requisitions for equipment and materials, and monitoring status of purchase orders and deliveries.

  • Assisting field procurement in receipt inspection and reporting of associated equipment and materials and preventive maintenance requirements.

  • Trouble-shooting the design and resolving issues with engineering and/or fabricator using formal field documentation processes.

  • Ensuring all installations are per latest revisions of design drawings, specifications, standards, and codes.

  • Acting as point of contact for coordination and resolution of all technical issues related to select subcontractors on site who provide technical services for the execution of the permanent plant electrical systems scope of work, including initiating all formal subcontract change documentation to support the subcontract administrator.

  • Completing and verifying quality documentation per inspection and test plans.

  • Completing final system walk-downs, deficiency tracking, and close-out.

  • Completing and reviewing as-built documentation.

  • Monitoring actual work performance compared to the project budget and schedule.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Required bachelor's degree (or international equivalent) and 5-8 years of relevant experience or 9-12 years of relevant work experience

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Heavy industrial direct hire construction experience.
  • Experience in oil, gas, refinery, petrochemical, minerals processing, or power generating station construction.
  • Knowledge of engineering and construction methods and processes customarily acquired over time through specialized instruction or practical experience.
  • Displays effective communications skills crucial to motivating team members and presenting plans in a clear and concise manner.
  • Computer literate in word processing and spreadsheet and database applications.
  • Excellent problem-solving ability.
  • Experience on an LNG construction site especially along the U.S. Gulf Coast.
  • Experience managing technical services subcontracts.
  • Experience in commissioning and energizing LV, MV, and HV electrical systems.

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